Brussels Airlines Flight Delay Compensation

If your Brussels Airlines flight delays for more than 3 hours, or was cancelled without prior notice, you may be eligible for compensation up to 600€ based on EU 261 rule.

Enter your flight details and check how much you can claim:

Brussels Airlines Cancellation / Delay Compensation

With the best of airlines, there are still the risks of flight delays, cancellations or denied boarding incidents. These issues happen even when passengers book their flight tickets with the most reputable of all airlines. These issues include oversold flight tickets which lead to denied boarding or flight pilot/crew members lateness also affects to flight delays. Under booking or Overbooking of flight tickets may also lead to cancellation of flights. Some of these issues may be under the control of the airlines and some not, whereas when the airline is responsible, airlines must compensate the passengers for the inconvenience caused. Sometimes, liability may not arise because issues that lead to flight delay/cancellation were outside the control of the airline company, such as extreme bad weather conditions, safety or security issues etc. So if your Brussels Airlines flights have been delayed/cancelled and the fault is of Brussels airline, you can claim compensation up to 600€ from Brussels Airlines in accordance with EC Regulation 261/2004 EU air passenger rights.

You can check Brussels Airlines flight status at the airport displayed on Departure or Arrival Timetable or online on websites such as FlightStats or similar. For Brussels Airlines (SN; SN is an IATA code for Brussels Airlines adapted from its prior company SN Brussels Airlines) flight delays of more than 3 hours on arrival; flight passengers can claim between 250€ to 600€ depending upon the distance of your flight. To check how much amount you can claim for your SN flight delay or cancellations you can use our claim compensation calculator.

Our claiming process is really an easy way to claim flight delay compensation , as you only need to provide us with your Brussels Airlines (SN) flight number, flight date, flight delay/cancellation reason, and your contact details to submit the claim on behalf of you. Below is the recently delayed/ cancelled flights table, click on the “Claim Compensation” link to claim if it belongs to your flight, however you can go back up to 3 years in Europe to claim for your delayed flight.

Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines was founded in 7th November 2006 in Belgium after SN Brussels Airlines ceased their operation in 2006 and merged with Virgin Express to form Brussels Airlines. Brussels Airlines commenced their operations from March of 2007. Brussels Airlines is the largest airline of Belgium with its headquarters and main hub located at Brussels Airport. Brussels Airlines operates to more than 90 destinations across Europe, Africa, and North America. Brussels airline is a member of International Air Transport Association (IATA), Association of European Airlines (AEA) and Star Alliance. Brussels Airlines IATA Code SN was inherited from its forerunner airlines (SN Brussels Airlines, Sabena and Virgin Express). SN Airholding entirely owns Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa owns 45% of SN Airholding.

Brussels Airline Code-Share Agreements, Alliance

Brussels Airlines shares code-share flights with Etihad Airways, Adria Airways, Aegean Airlines, Air Canada, Air Malta, Egyptair, Royal Air Maroc, TAP Portugal, United Airlines, Lufthansa, Jet Airways, Swiss International Airlines, Singapore Airlines, TAROM, Hainan Airlines, THAI, Ukraine International Airlines and few more international airlines.

Code-Share Agreement allows two or more airlines to share the same flight under its own name. Thus Brussels Airlines can advertise and sell flight seats of its code-share partners under the SN flight numbers.

Brussels Airline Fleet Size & Destinations

Brussels Airlines have 54 fleets as of August, 2016 and flies to more than 90 destinations worldwide. Brussels Airlines destinations include over 80 cities in Europe, America, Asia and Africa. Towards America, Brussels Airlines only fly to JFK Airport, New York, US. In Asia, the major destinations includes cities in China, Thailand and Singapore. It also flies to many cities in Africa, including Kenya, Morocco and West Africa.

Most Frequent Routes Operated By Brussels Airline

Sr. No. Country City
1 United Kingdom Bristol, Edinburgh, Belfast, London, Manchester, Birmingham
2 Spain Palma, Barcelona, Alicante, Madrid, Bilbao, Malaga, Seville
3 France Paris, Nice, Lyon, Marseille, Nantes, Strasbourg, Toulouse, Mulhouse
4 Italy Milan, Rome, Bologna, Florence, Turin, Venice
5 Germany Berlin, Hamburg, Hanover, Nuremberg
6 Denmark Billund, Copenhagen
7 Portugal Lisbon, Faro, Porto
8 Switzerland Geneva, Basel
9 Hungary Budapest
10 Belgium Brussels
11 Czech Republic Prague
12 Austria Vienna
13 Greece Athens
14 Russia Moscow
15 Norway Oslo
And the other international destinations includes, Abidjan in Cote d’Ivoire; Dakar in Senegal; Kinshasa in Congo DR; New York City in United States, Nairobi in Kenya; Banjul in Gambia; Toronto in Canada; Douala, Yaounde in Cameroon; Agadir and Marrakesh in Morocco.

Brussels Airline Services and Awards:

As of Airlines Partnership, Brussels Airlines connected with Star Alliance network which is the global leading airline network based on daily flights, covering large number of destinations and provide smooth travel experience to air passengers and reaching the worldwide destinations. And Brussels airline also provide certain benefits to Brussels flight passengers.

Brussels Airline has rewarded as “Short Haul Airline 2014” provided by Belgian travel agencies and industry experts and Travel Magazine Awards, Gala and it has been also awarded for its quality services “Best Travel Option” for flights to New York.

Brussels Airlines Reviews & Statistics

Brussels Airlines have been rated 6 out of 10 stars reviewed by more than 250 customers as of August 2016 by SkyTrax; SkyTrax rates airlines based upon their performance and customer services.

Brussels Airlines operates more than 300 on-time flights per day connecting Europe to over 60 destinations worldwide. While there are cases of flight delays, flight cancellations or denied boarding incidents for which EC Regulation 261 of 2004 entitles Brussels Airlines passengers to claim compensation.

Brussels Airlines Flight Delays / Cancellation / Denied Boarding Problems

Brussels Airlines is the flag carrier of Belgium and as such is bounded by EC Regulation 261/2004 EU Air Passenger Rights, which lays down compensation norms to be followed by the airline company in case of flight delays, cancellations or for denied boarding. EU Air Passengers can only claim compensation in case the flight was delayed for 3 hours or more at arrival airport. Flight Delay Compensation can be also valid for Flight Cancellations (without notice), Re-Scheduled Flight Delay, Denied Boarding and Change of Flight. If the flight is delayed at departure airport, passengers are entitled to “right to care” facilities in case of flight delays of more than 2 hours, which includes meals and refreshments, faxes or e-mails, two free phone calls, hotel accommodation and free transportation to the hotel (If there is an over-night flight delay or stay is required).

EC Regulation 261/2004

EC Regulation 261/2004 (dated 17 February 2005) applies to air passengers departing from any EU airport, or from a non-EU airport with an EU airline to an EU destination. Passengers must note that flight delay compensation is subject to certain conditions and exceptions. There will be no compensation for a delay / cancellation caused by an extraordinary circumstance, under which such delay / cancellation becomes uncontrollable. An example of such situations includes bad weather or security concerns such as fear of a terror attack. In such situations, passengers will not be given any compensation.

Nevertheless, if there is a delay of more than 4 hours for a flight of 3500 km or more; delay of 3 hours or more in intra-community flight of 1500 km or more; and delay of 3 hours in case of flight under 1500 km, the passenger is entitled to claim compensation under EU norms as set by EU Regulation 261 of 2004. This entitlement is when the delay is not caused by an extraordinary circumstances.

If you are an air passenger travelling with Brussels Airlines and your flight has been delayed or cancelled (without any prior notice) or for reasons which could have been easily solved then according to Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004, Brussels airline flight passengers can claim compensation up to 600€ for flight delays. This takes into account the distance that you travel.

Within EU:

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less, then you can claim up to 250€
  • And over 1,500 km, you can claim up to 400€

Between EU Airport And Non-EU Airport:

  • If you travel up to 1,500 km or less, then you can claim up to 250€
  • If the distance is between 1,500 – 3,500 km, then you can claim up to 400€
  • And if the distance is more than 3500 km and flight delays for more than 4 hours, then you can claim up to 600€
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Note: If you are travelling to a Non-European country from a Non-European country by a European Flight, EU 261 Rule won’t apply to you. It is only applied in the case of EU based flights travelling within Europe or to or from an EU Member State.

Am I Eligible To Claim Compensation?

EC Regulation 261/2004 is a European Union Regulation, it applies to EU and Non-EU airspace. You do not have to be an EU citizen to claim flight compensation.

This means that you can claim on flights departing from any airport located in the EU (with any airline) or arriving in the EU (with an EU airline).

Thus you are eligible to claim compensation for flights departed or which were scheduled to depart from an EU airport.

Origin and Destination EU Airline Non-EU Airline
From Inside EU to Outside EU Yes Yes
From Inside EU to Inside EU Yes Yes
From Outside EU to Inside EU Yes No
From Outside EU to Outside EU No No

How to Claim Compensation?

Claim Experts at Claim Flights can help you to claim compensation for your flight delays/cancellations/denied boarding. All you need to do is enter your Brussels flight number and flight date to check for free the claim amount you are entitled to receive from Brussels Airline. We have built Flight Delay Compensation Calculator which calculates the compensatory amount for the airlines flight delay or whatever is the reason. You can use it to know the compensation amount that is due for your delayed or cancelled flight from Brussels Airlines.

When Can I Claim Compensation from Brussels Airlines?

If you are a Brussels Airlines passenger and you are still wondering whether you can claim compensation or not for the problem you faced with them, then Claim Flights can help to inform you about the exact status of your compensation case. Claim Flights files your case in accordance with EU passenger rights Regulation (EC) No. 261/2004, according to which, you are eligible to claim a compensation from the airlines if your flight has been delayed, cancelled or postponed without prior notice. You can also demand money back if you miss the connecting flight or in case inconvenience was caused due to flight overbooking or cancellations. Claim Flights can help you to estimate compensation amount that you can claim from Brussels Airlines.

Claim Flights – How We Can Help You?

Many times, passengers are not aware of EU air passenger rights, which entitles them to receive flight delay compensation or flight cancellation compensation from Brussels Airlines if their flight are delayed or cancelled. Claim Flights helps passengers to know about their rights on flight delay / cancellation and file the compensation claims with the airlines. We care of all the air passengers and have number of resources that can help facilitate compensation claims. Claim Flights Compensation Calculator is an online tool which lets you know the amount claimable from the airlines and is available on our website.

We have an in-house legal counsel, solicitors and legal experts are also available for online chat with passengers who want help and advice regarding claims. Our team facilitates the passenger to file a claim on his own. Claim Flights also file claims for passengers, for which very low commission fee is charged and only when the claim is successful i.e., on a No Win No Fee basis. Claim Flights simplify the claim process what is otherwise a daunting task for the passengers.

Claim Flights – Flight Compensation Firm (How We Can Help You To Claim Your Money Back)

If your flight has been delayed or cancelled while you are travelling within Europe, flying with an EU registered flight and you want to claim reimbursement for the problem the airline has caused you, all you have to do is provide us with your flight details (flight number & flight date) and our claim experts will work with various other teams to collect data so that everything goes smoothly. Our team has access to flight information such as the time by which the flight was delayed, the reason for flight cancellation, flights departure and arrival time, etc. making us more likely to win the compensation. If you have any complaints regarding Airlines flight delays or cancellation you can contact Claim Flights.

Claim Your Rights with Claim Flights!

If you are Brussels flight passenger and your flight has been delayed by over 3 hours or your flight has been cancelled without prior notice, then you can claim compensation or money back from the airlines. The airline is liable to pay a refund due to flight cancellations; denied boarding resulting due to overbooking of the flight or if you miss the connecting flight due to your first flight delay. Flight cancellation and postponed flights are other possible reasons to claim money back. Brussels airlines do not always answer for flight delay claim letters from customers. Therefore, if you want to ensure that you get your money back you can use our service.

If your flight is delayed and you are wondering whether you can get compensation or not, then Claim Flights is the right destination for you. A team of Claim Experts at Claim Flights can help you to file your case against airline. All you need to do is provide us with your flight number and flight date. Our flight compensation calculator helps you to calculate the amount you are entitled to claim from the airline. Don’t delay and claim your delayed flight refund today.

Claim Flights No Win No Fee Claims

Team of Claim Experts at Claim Flights helps you to claim your money back from the airline in case your flights was delayed for 3 hours or more. You can check your flight status with the help of the flight tracker. The information received from which can be used to file the case against the airline. Our compensation calculator helps you to calculate the exact compensation an air passeger is entitled to claim from the airlines. Experts at Claim Flights make sure that you get the right amount of money at the right time.

How to Claim Flight Delay Compensation?

Claim Flights claiming process is very easy to use and to provide us the desired information doesn’t take more than 2 minutes of your precious time.

We have access to a lot of information about different airlines flights, thus you receive the compensation within right time.

How To Claim Compensation From British Airways?

Many air passengers often wonder about the procedure by which they can make their claim from the airlines for flight-related issues. We facilitate free claim letter template to claim directly from the airlines, use it for free.

You can use our claim form to file your claim through us. Our team of experts can pursue your claim, making sure that you get the right amount of money in the right time.

You can check British Airways flight status on flight tracker at the airport, to be sure about the delay time, cancellation status which you can use to file your claim.

You can let us know about your flight problem, through the British Airways claim form available on our website after you enter your flight number and flight date into the Flight Compensation Calculator.

Passengers travelling with British Airways should know that the airline is liable to pay you money back if the flight is delayed or cancelled in accordance with EU 261 Rule. British Airways have their own terms and conditions for flight delay and cancellation. On the basis of those terms and in accordance with the EU passenger rights regulations, British Airways review the case of the passenger and pay a compensatory amount to them.

Calculate The Amount Airline Owes You

Passengers often remain unaware of their rights and end up claiming a very futile amount compared to what they are entitled to claim.

At Claim Flights the exact compensation amount can be calculated with the help of the Flight Delay Compensation Calculator .

After you know the exact amount that you are entitled you can use our claim form to file the claim. You may need to enter further details about yourself & co-passengers for whom you would like to claim compensation from the airlines. That’s all. You can also compare the receivable compensation amount provided by us with other flight delay claims companies.

Claim Flights claiming process is easy to use and you can provide us with all your desired information in less than 3 minutes. We have access to a lot of insider information on flight delays and cancellations to claim precise flight compensation on behalf of you.

Petya Petrova

Petya Petrova

International Legal Strategist

Petya Petrova-Racheva holds a Master of Law (LLM) degree, and has broad knowledge of European Laws in different countries. She loves travelling and her dog, as well as her family.

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